Chennai Airport Guide (MAA)
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Chennai International Airport (MAA) serves Chennai, India. In 2012, 13.5 million passengers passed through Chennai International Airport. Chennai Airport was one of the first in India, and the airport’s history can be traced back to an early airfield built in 1910.
Transfer between Terminals
Chennai International Airport consists of three terminals: The old terminal at Meenambakkam is used for cargo and the new passenger terminal complex at Tirusulam. The passenger terminal complex includes the domestic and international terminals connected by a building. The domestic terminal is called the Kamaraj Terminal and the international terminal is called the Anna Terminal.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Hilton Chennai, 124/1, J.N. Salai, Guindy, Chennai (Madras) 600032, India, This Hilton features on-site dining, access to a swimming pool, and a convenient location just a short 15-minute drive from the airport. Radisson Blu Hotel GRT Chennai, 531 GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras) 600016, India, This Radisson offers its guests complimentary breakfast, free internet access, and a shuttle bus service that transports guests to and from the airport.
Transport into Town
Taxi: Pre-paid taxis are available 24 hours a day outside of the airport. Rail: Suburban rail service is connected to the airport.
There are seven special lounges inside the Chennai International Airport. Maharaja Lounge is located in the Anna International Terminal. Indian Airlines Lounge is located in the Kamaraj Domestic Terminal . Le Imperial Meridien is located in the Anna International Terminal. Bica Lounge is located in the Anna International Terminal before security. Clipper Lounge is located in the Anna International Terminal on the 1st Floor, and is open 24 hours. Royal Lounge is located in the Anna International Terminal on the 1st Floor, and is open 24 hours. Bica Lounge is located in the Kamraj Domestic Terminal before security.
Approximately 28 airlines provide service to Chennai International Airport. Chennai International Airport is a hub for AirAsia India, Air India, Blue Dart Aviation, Jet Airways, Jet Konnect, and SpiceJet.
Free wireless internet is available throughout the terminals. The new passenger terminal complex features 60 concessions including duty-free, retail shops, restaurants, snack bars and executive lounges.
Parking is available outside of both the Kamraj Terminal and the Anna Terminal. The Premium Car Park costs Rs. 100. The General Car Park costs Rs. 60.
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